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Dalhousie Castle

Dalhousie Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dalhousie Castle is steeped in history. Located in extensive grounds beside the River Esk, yet only a short drive the centre of Edinburgh, the castle dates to the 13th century. Enjoy luxurious accommodation with a bit of something magic - what other hotel offers falconry within the grounds? Traditional Scottish hospitality in a luxurious 4 star castle hotel. more >>

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This king of Mercia built an immense earthwork stretching the length of the current Welsh border



21 May, 1471

Henry VI killed at Tower of London

Henry's murder neatly coincided with the triumphant arrival in London of Edward of York (soon to become Edward IV)

This monarch was second in line to the throne until the untimely death of his brother, the Duke of Clarence





Accommodation

Nairn (Self catering)
Coorie Doon, Nairn

Coorie Doon

This semi-detached stone cottage is in the village of Nairn and sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Letterfearn (Self catering)
The Cabin, Letterfearn

The Cabin

This detached cottage is set on the banks of Loch Duich near Letterfearn in Scotland and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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